Tag: Northern

Quick action by railway staff saves County Durham woman

Members of a Northern train presentation team saved a woman who had…

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“Are coffee cups left on trains classed as litter?”

Train operators around the country have a band of presentation staff who…

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Yorkshire passengers advised of weekday rail upgrades

The TransPennine Route Upgrade (TRU) work includes track renewals, surveys, drainage, signal…

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Manchester college students take part in Rail management programme

Students get to learn how Northern Rail Operate Newton Heath TrainCare Depot…

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Northern gives Carers 25% off train tickets

Northern has issued a reminder to carers that until 16 June, they…

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Last chance to apply for the railway’s own ‘Dragons Den’

Startups and SMEs who wish to take part in the train operators…

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Enjoy a day out by train to the Yorkshire Dales

Train operator Northern has announced a new Saturday service from Rochdale to…

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Dementia awareness events held on Leeds-Morecambe Line

During the two-week Dementia Action Week, which began on Monday, 13 May…

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‘Magstripe’ tickets soon to be a thing of the past?

The much-loved orange tickets are being replaced by digital and paper alternatives.

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